A couple weeks ago I was in Guerneville, California for a wedding. While there, Flickr user EspressoBuzz and I explored the local abandoned amusement park.
Abandoned buildings make for very attractive nuisances. This one resides on Pier 90 along Islais Creek in the Southern Waterfront. Closed in the 70′s due to issues with seismically unsound fill, a rotting pier, and changes in shipping technology that favored the Port of Oakland – it stands as a gorgeous reminder of midcentury American industry. Continue reading